Salary: Negotiable

Leicestershire - Permanent

Posted: 7 months ago

Ref: D0019433



We have a fantastic opportunity to join a well-known UK brand that is on the up and growing.  In this newly created role as a Headhunter you’ll be responsible for all professional requirements for the South.  In this regionally based role you’ll be working to identify, engage and recruit talented individuals to join at an exciting time of change, transformation and growth.

So, if you’re looking for a challenge in a truly great environment, then do get in touch.



  • Identify and engage diverse, talented professionally qualified individuals
  • Build a pipeline of top diverse talent through a variety of direct sourcing and headhunting techniques
  • Qualify potential candidates for technical fit and cultural fit
  • Partner closely with the broader HR team and field teams to identify and plan for resource requirements and hard to fill location
  • Using marketing and commercial knowledge to talent



  • Proven experience of headhunting difficult to fill professional roles, up to and including senior leadership
  • Experience recruiting across the UK
  • Good social media and networking recruitment and selection experience
  • Proven ability to manage deadlines, with a right candidate first time approach
  • Effective communicator who is able to sell roles to candidates
  • Confident communicator with good presentation skills
  • Solid understanding of the end to end recruitment process
  • Great knowledge of different attraction strategies

*Flexible for home-based candidates


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Becky Downes

Head of HR Recruitment

M 07932 095147

T 0115 8700 300

E beckyd@distinct

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